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Del Oro hammers Woodcreek in SFL opener

LOOMIS — A bumpy first half of the high school football season is now behind Del Oro, and with Friday night’s 38-7 pasting of Woodcreek in a Sierra Foothill League opener, it ...

Victory a-Bounds for Roseville teen fisherman

It was just eight months ago that teenage fisherman Travis Bounds of Roseville opened eyes on the FLW EverStart Series circuit by finishing second in the co-angler division at the ...

Sac-Joaquin Section moves SFL schools into Division I in several sports

The Sierra Foothill League will compete in Division I in baseball, softball, wrestling, golf and tennis beginning next school year, the Sac-Joaquin Section announced late last week ...

Shorthanded Eagles dispatch Woodcreek

ROSEVILLE ? Without two of its best hitters Friday, the Del Oro High softball team needed players to step up in roles they weren?t accustomed to against rival Woodcreek. The increa ...

Spring turkey season opens March 31

Beginning Saturday, March 31, gobbler hunters again can prowl the backcountry in pursuit of traditional Thanksgiving table fare. The season continues through May 6.Shooting hours a ...

Woodcreek's Gomez, six other locals guaranteed berths in State Meet

Woodcreek High School’s Jimmy Gomez no doubt will rest a bit easier Thursday night in his Stockton hotel room.106-pound sophomore went 3-0 on Thursday at the Sac-Joaquin Sect ...

Del Oro’s Branum, Oakmont’s Elliott on collision course in Division II wrestling meet

Some of the best wrestlers in the state are competing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Del Oro High School, including Shayne Tucker of Bella Vista, ranked No. 1 ...

Eagles snag title away from Granite Bay

LOOMIS – The Del Oro wrestling team went into Wednesday’s dual match with defending Sierra Foothill League champ Granite Bay with two missions in mind: Pin, don’t ...

Oakmont's Garcia, Vista girls are second at state meet

FRESNO -- Del Oro High School junior Trevor Stephens made it onto the top-10 podium by one second. Oakmont junior Karlie Garcia missed a state championship by one second. And Vista ...

Placer boys, Woodcreek, Vista girls claim cross country titles

Following a one-year hiatus from the Sac-Joaquin Section cross country meet, one might think Karlie Garcia would have a solid plan to earn another first-place medal to put next to ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Woodcreek's high-powered offense shut down by Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES — A night of surprises began on the second play as the Bear River High football team pulled out a new trick and scored on its way to a 24-10 victory over W ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Softball boom is a boon for Roseville

The Greater Sacramento Softball Association welcomes 98 teams to Roseville on Monday for the ASA 14u Class ‘A’ Western Nationals girls fastpitch tournament.GSSA Commiss ...

Pitching sees less zip, but more jump

Moving the softball pitching rubber from 40 feet to 43 this season has produced more hitting and scoring. No surprise there.What may come as a surprise is the improved pitching sta ...